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What's on in Glasgow

Welcome to What's on Glasgow, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Glasgow taking place throughout the year, from the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions!

Popular events in Glasgow

You'll find the most popular Glasgow events on the website right now, right here!

Glasgow Christmas Markets

Glasgow Christmas Markets

21st November 2021 - 23rd December 2021

The Glasgow Christmas Markets return to St Enoch Square again for 2021 offering a wide selection of festive delights!

Elfingrove

Elfingrove

2nd December 2021 - 4th January 2022

Skate under the stars on a fully covered, purpose designed track against the stunning setting of Elfingrove outside Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum!

Cinderella

Cinderella

27th November 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Join Cinderella at the King's Theatre Glasgow as she goes from rags to riches, outwits her wicked sisters and meets her dashing Prince Charming!

Glasgow Illuminated

Glasgow Illuminated

1st December 2021 - 2nd January 2022

See iconic Glasgow buildings magically illuminated in sparkling light for the Christmas season every day between December 1st and January 2nd!

Featured events in Glasgow

There are thousands of events in Glasgow every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

Govan Loves Christmas

Govan Loves Christmas

8th December 2021
Glasgow South Side

Govan Loves Christmas is a celebration of all things Christmas across the Govan area with the main event taking place on Wednesday 8th December!

The Lawrence Chaney Show

The Lawrence Chaney Show

8th December 2021

The queen of queens is coming to The Glee Club Glasgow with her brand new, one woman show 'The Lawrence Chaney Show'!

The Overtones

The Overtones

8th December 2021

Multi-platinum selling vocal harmony group The Overtones are delighted to be returning to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall during their 10 year anniversary tour!

Unsilent Night

Unsilent Night

8th December 2021

Music Broth proudly presents the return of Unsilent Night for the third year! An evening of great music, great company and great causes being held at 18 Candleriggs on 8th December!

Hottest Tickets in Town

From theatre shows to gigs, snap up tickets to the most popular events in town, here's a small selection of what's trending this week!

Cinderella

Cinderella

27th November 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Join Cinderella at the King's Theatre Glasgow as she goes from rags to riches, outwits her wicked sisters and meets her dashing Prince Charming!
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The Masked Singer Live

The Masked Singer Live

9th April 2022

The Masked Singer Live, the biggest entertainment show in the world, is coming to the OVO Hydro, Glasgow on 9th April!
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Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

27th July 2022 - 13th August 2022

The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year with 13 nights of live music from of Van Morrison, Rick Astley, Pixies and many more!
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New Events in Glasgow

You'll find all the latest Glasgow events that have been added to the website right here!

The Post-Mortem Live Glasgow

The Post-Mortem Live Glasgow

2nd January 2022

The Post Mortem Live offers students and the general public an insight into the fascinating world of pathology and post mortem.
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A New You For 2022

A New You For 2022

5th January 2022
Online Event Glasgow

Using a combination of Coaching and Hypnotherapy, this four week course will help you stick to those resolutions once and for all!
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Free Hypnobirthing Masterclass: Go Into 2022 Feeling Totally Ready For Birth

Free Hypnobirthing Masterclass: Go Into 2022 Feeling Totally Ready For Birth

30th December 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Are you having a baby in 2022? Join Katy from Born Ready Baby. for a Free Hypnobirthing Masterclass and find out tips to help you head into the new year feeling prepared and excited for birth!
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Latest Glasgow News

Annual fundraiser aiming to provide over 100,000 meals to homeless people launches

Annual fundraiser aiming to provide over 100,000 meals to homeless people launches

itison have launched their annual Social Bite fundraiser where you can donate £5 to buy a meal for the homeless this Christmas.
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Six by Nico is spreading Winter Joy with its latest menu... Miracle On

Six by Nico is spreading Winter Joy with its latest menu... Miracle On

Christmas is officially back for 2021 as Six by Nico serves up the magic of the season with a show stopping Christmas themed tasting menu!
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Bute Fabrics open Christmas pop up shop in Princes Square

Bute Fabrics open Christmas pop up shop in Princes Square

Scottish fashion and textiles manufacturer, Bute Fabrics have opened a Christmas pop-up shop in Princes Square!
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The Burrell Collection launches innovative volunteering opportunities

The Burrell Collection launches innovative volunteering opportunities

The Burrell Collection, reopening in March 2022, has launched a recruitment campaign for those interested in volunteering at the newly refurbished, world-class museum in Glasgow.
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Festivals in Glasgow

From music to film, comedy to books, family to the arts there's a wide range of cultural festivals being held throughout the year in Glasgow!

French Film Festival UK

French Film Festival UK

3rd Nov 2021 - 12th Dec 2021
Online Event

The 29th edition of the French Film Festival UK, in cinemas and online, and runs from 3rd November to 12th December.
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Catalan Film Festival 2021

Catalan Film Festival 2021

25th Nov 2021 - 12th Dec 2021
Nationwide

The Catalan Film Festival returns to Scotland 25 November – 12 December 2021 with a mesmerising programme of award-winning films.
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New Year’s Revolution

New Year’s Revolution

5th Jan 2022 - 29th Jan 2022
Glasgow City Centre

King Tut's New Year's Revolution is back running over 18 nights throughout January 2022 with 74 acts playing in total!
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Upcoming Theatre Events in Glasgow

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Glasgow theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

The Wizard of Shawz - The Panto wi’ Jawz

The Wizard of Shawz - The Panto wi’ Jawz

8th Dec 2021 - 12th Dec 2021

Panto is back at The Shed in Shawlands, in a jawz achingly funny take on the family favourite, The Wizard of Oz! Expect plenty of family fun, with sing-a-long and banter that bites!
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A Christmas Carol - A Hauntingly Hilarious Family Panto

A Christmas Carol - A Hauntingly Hilarious Family Panto

8th Dec 2021 - 19th Dec 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

Halo Arts announce their new panto for 2021, A Christmas Carol - A Hauntingly Hilarious Family Panto! Coming to Govan AND Maryhill this December!
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Shagged. Married. Annoyed. with Chris & Rosie Ramsey

Shagged. Married. Annoyed. with Chris & Rosie Ramsey

10th December 2021

For the first time ever Chris and Rosie Ramsey are bringing their smash hit podcast, Shagged. Married. Annoyed., to venues across the country... catch them at The SSE Hydro Glasgow on 10th December!
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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Glasgow

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Glasgow! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

Govan Loves Christmas

Govan Loves Christmas

8th December 2021
Glasgow South Side

Govan Loves Christmas is a celebration of all things Christmas across the Govan area with the main event taking place on Wednesday 8th December!
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Anime Drawing - Relax & Doodle

Anime Drawing - Relax & Doodle

8th December 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Learn how to draw your favourite characters from anime and manga at Drawing and Painting Studio's friendly online group!
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Scottish Ensemble: Concerts by Candlelight

Scottish Ensemble: Concerts by Candlelight

8th December 2021

The Scottish Ensemble invites you to an atmospheric and life-affirming evening of music set within a shimmering array of candles at Wellington Church on Wednesday 8th December!
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Upcoming Music Events in Glasgow

Glasgow is renowned for it's live music scene, with a variety of venues catering for small intimate gigs to huge arenas hosting the biggest names!

The Overtones

The Overtones

8th December 2021

Multi-platinum selling vocal harmony group The Overtones are delighted to be returning to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall during their 10 year anniversary tour!
Read more

Unsilent Night

Unsilent Night

8th December 2021

Music Broth proudly presents the return of Unsilent Night for the third year! An evening of great music, great company and great causes being held at 18 Candleriggs on 8th December!
Read more

Dan Reed and Danny Vaughn Present Snake Oil & Harmony

Dan Reed and Danny Vaughn Present Snake Oil & Harmony

8th December 2021

Dan Reed and Danny Vaughn will once more take their Snake Oil and Harmony tour around the UK with a date at Cottiers on 8th December 2021!
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Activities in Glasgow

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Baltic Street Adventure Playground

Baltic Street Adventure Playground

Baltic Street Adventure Playground is supervised adventure playground for children from 6 to 12 years. Free to attend, Free to explore, Free to create, Free to play!

Ballet4Babies

Ballet4Babies

Ballet4Babies is a Fun Filled programme of dance classes for Girls and Boys from Ages 6 months - 5 years, classes held across Glasgow!

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Attractions in Glasgow

Glasgow and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

Glasgow Science Centre

Glasgow Science Centre

Glasgow Science Centre is one of Scotland's must-see visitor attractions situated on the banks of the Clyde.

Bellahouston Park

Bellahouston Park

Bellahouston Park has many features and facilities to tempt visitors and local residents to its grounds. It boasts formal gardens and open parkland in...

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Eating & Drinking in Glasgow

Eating out in Glasgow is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

Bellas Cakes

Bellas Cakes

Bella's is an at home boutique bakery business specialising in handcrafted baked goods!

The Dhabba

The Dhabba

Visit us at The Dhabba Indian Restaurant, where we have enjoyed bringing the true essence of North Indian Cuisine to the city of Glasgow for years!

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Popular Events

Glasgow Christmas Markets
The Glasgow Christmas Markets return to St Enoch Square again for 2021 offering a wide selection of festive delights!
Elfingrove
Skate under the stars on a fully covered, purpose designed track against the stunning setting of Elfingrove outside Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum!
Cinderella
Join Cinderella at the King's Theatre Glasgow as she goes from rags to riches, outwits her wicked sisters and meets her dashing Prince Charming!
Glasgow Illuminated
See iconic Glasgow buildings magically illuminated in sparkling light for the Christmas season every day between December 1st and January 2nd!
Santa’s Magical Express
Enjoy a festive day out for all the family including a magical train ride, visit to Santa's workshop, gift & more!

Popular Venues

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum King's Theatre Glasgow King Tut's Wah Wah Hut O2 Academy Glasgow SEC Armadillo Theatre Royal Glasgow The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow The Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall The OVO Hydro